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Porsche Boxster GTS

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Porsche Boxster GTS review: 44 facts and highlights

Porsche Boxster GTS
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Porsche Boxster GTS

Why is Porsche Boxster GTS better than the average?

  • Top speed
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    280km/hvs248.39km/h
  • Acceleration time (0-100 km/h)
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    4.6svs6.38s
  • Weight
    1.35tvs1.5t
  • Turn radius
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    11mvs11.32m
  • Length
    4.4mvs4.53m
  • Height
    1.27mvs1.36m
  • Lower coefficient of drag
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    0.32Cdvs0.34Cd
  • Cargo volume
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    275lvs259.63l

General info

1.Has dual-clutch transmission
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A dual-clutch transmission (DCT) is an automated manual transmission that allows the driver to control gear-shifts themselves or to let the computer decide. Upshifts are extremely fast, resulting in smooth acceleration, and due to the uninterrupted power flow it also has the benefit of increasing fuel efficiency.

Porsche Boxster GTS
2.Has fully independent suspension
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This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.

Porsche Boxster GTS
3.Has air suspension
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Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.

Porsche Boxster GTS
4.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
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A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

Porsche Boxster GTS
5.turn radius
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The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.

Best

Smart Passion Cabriolet (2014)

8.4m

11m

6.CO2 emissions
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The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.

Best

Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)

72g/km

211g/km

Dimensions

1.weight
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Best

Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet 2.0 CVT (2014)

1.63kg

1.35t

2.length
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Best

Smart Passion Cabriolet (2014)

2.65m

4.4m

3.wheelbase
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The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).

Best

Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe (2014)

3.32m

2.47m

4.width
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Best

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014)

1.21m

1.96m

5.height
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Best

Lotus Exige S Roadster (2014)

1.13m

1.27m

6.maximum headroom (front)
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More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.

Best

Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe (2014)

1.03m

135mm

Speed

1.top speed
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The fastest speed that the vehicle can reach.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

414km/h

280km/h

2.acceleration time (0-100 km/h)
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The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

2.5s

4.6s

3. lower coefficient of drag
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The coefficient of drag is one measurement of how well air travels around a vehicle. A lower value means it is more aerodynamic and the engine doesn't have to work as hard. It can result in faster speeds and lower fuel consumption.

Best

Lexus IS 250C (2014)

0.29Cd

0.32Cd

4.Nürburgring lap time
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The Nürburgring race circuit is widely considered to be the most challenging in the world, and the fastest lap times are seen as the ultimate test of a car’s performance. (Source: Nürburgring Lap Times)

Best

Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)

6.57

7.58

Engine

1.number of cylinders
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Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

16

6

2.maximum torque
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Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

1250Nm

370Nm

3.fuel economy (highway)
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Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Ferrari 458 Spider (2013)

0l/100 km

9.5l/100 km

4. greater power-to-weight ratio
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The power-to-weight ratio is a measurement of the performance of a car, based on the amount of power its engine can produce per kg of weight.

Best

Lotus Exige S Roadster (2014)

224.8hp/kg

8.98hp/kg

5.engine size
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This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

8l

3.4l

6.horsepower
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Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

1001hp

330hp

Features

1.Has stolen vehicle tracking system
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The vehicle has a tracking system that utilizes GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.

Porsche Boxster GTS
2.Has smart key as standard
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A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.

Porsche Boxster GTS
3.Has a rear-view camera
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A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.

Porsche Boxster GTS
4.Has height-adjustable seat belts
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Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.

Porsche Boxster GTS
5.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
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ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

Porsche Boxster GTS
6.number of airbags
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Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six but some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.

Best

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet E220 CDI (2014)

11

4

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